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The Gospel According to St. MATTHEW 1. According to Matthew 1, how many generations each were there from Abraham to David, from David until the captivity in Babylon, and from the captivity in Babylon until Christ? 14 each; 42 total (Matthew 1:17) 2. What does the word Immanuel mean? God with us (Matthew 1:23) 3. In what city was Jesus born? Bethlehem (Matthew 2:1) 4. About which town did the prophet speak, But you, ______________, in the land of Judah, are not the least among the rulers of Judah; for out of you shall come a Ruler who will shepherd my people Israel. Bethlehem (Matthew 2:6) 5. What gifts did the wise men from the East offer to the child Jesus? Gold, frankincense, and myrrh (Matthew 2:11) 6. Following the warning of an angel, where did Joseph take Mary and the young child, because Herod the king was seeking to destroy the child? Egypt (Matthew 2:13-15) 7. A voice was heard in Ramah, wailing and loud lamentation, Rachel weeping for her children; she refused to be consoled, because they were no more. Which prophet had made this prophecy concerning the slaughter of all the male children in Bethlehem who were two years old or under? Prophet JEREMIAH (Matthew 2:17-18) 8. Who followed Herod as king of Judea? ARCHELAUS, the son of king Herod (Matthew 2:22) 9. Knowing Archelaus was reigning over Judea, Joseph was afraid to go there. Being warned by God in a dream, he turned aside into the region of Galilee. Which town did he come and settle? Nazareth (Matthew 2:22-23) 10. Who is referred to as the voice of one crying in the wilderness? Which prophet made this prophecy regarding him? John the Baptist; Prophet Isaiah (Matthew 3:1-3) 11. What was the clothing of John the Baptist?

John was clothed in camels hair, with a leather belt around his waist (Matthew 3:4) 12. What did John the Baptist eat? Locusts and wild honey (Matthew 3:4) 13. In which river did John baptize people? Jordan (Matthew 3:6) 14. Who did John the Baptist call Brood of Vipers? The Pharisees and Sadducees (Matthew 3:7) 15. In what form did the Spirit of God descend upon Jesus during his baptism? Dove (Matthew 3:16) 16. What voice was heard from heaven during Jesus baptism? This is my beloved Son, in whom I am well pleased (Matthew 3:17) 17. How many days and nights did Jesus fast in the wilderness? Forty days and forty nights (Matthew 4:1-2) 18. How did Jesus answer the tempters words, If you are the Son of God, command that these stones become bread? It is written, Man shall not live by bread alone, but by every word that proceeds from the mouth of God. (Matthew 4:3-4) 19. The devil took Jesus up into the holy city, set him on the pinnacle of the temple, and said to him, If you are the Son of God, throw yourself down. How did Jesus respond to this? Jesus said, It is written, You shall not tempt the Lord your God. 20. What Scripture verse did Jesus use to respond to the devils temptation to fall down before him and worship him in order to get all the kingdoms of the world? Jesus said to him, Away with you, Satan! For it is written, You shall worship the Lord your God, and Him only you shall serve. (Matthew 4:10) 21. Who were the first two people Jesus called to be his disciples? Simon Peter and Andrew (Matthew 4:18) 22. Who was the father of James and John? ZEBEDEE (Matthew 4:21) 23. Jesus said that he did not come to destroy the _______ or the ___________, but to fulfill them. Law or the Prophets (Matthew 5:17)

24. In what chapter in the gospel according to Matthew do you see the Lords Prayer (Our Father who art in heaven)? Matthew 6 (verses 9-13) 25. Jesus said, Do not lay up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moth and rust destroy where thieves break in and steal; but lay up for yourselves treasures in ___________, where neither moth nor rust destroys and where thieves do not break in and steal. Heaven (Matthew 6:19-20) 26. The lamp of the body is the ______. Eye (Matthew 6:22) 27. In which city did a centurion come to Jesus pleading to heal his paralyzed servant? Capernaum (Matthew 8:5) 28. Whose mother-in-law did Jesus heal from fever? Peters (Matthew 8:14-15) 29. Jesus healed many who were sick and thereby fulfilled the prophecy, He himself took our infirmities and bore our sicknesses. Which prophet made this prophecy? Isaiah (Matthew 8:16-17) 30. What was the profession of Matthew before he became a disciple of Jesus? Tax collector (Matthew 9:9) 31. Jesus healed a woman who had a flow of blood for twelve years. What did she do in order to receive healing? She came to Jesus and touched the hem of his garment (Matthew 9:20) 32. Name the twelve disciples of Jesus. Simon Peter, Andrew, James, John, Philip, Bartholomew, Thomas, Matthew, James the son of Alphaeus, Thaddaeus, Simon and Judas Iscariot (Matthew 10:2-4) 33. About whom did Jesus say, among those born of women there has not risen one greater? John the Baptist (Matthew 11:11) 34. About what city did Jesus say the following: you, who are exalted to heaven, will be brought down to Hades; for if the mighty works which were done in you had been done in Sodom, it would have remained until this day. But I say to you that it shall be more tolerable for the land of Sodom in the day of judgment than for you. Capernaum (Matthew 11:23-24)

35. When the Pharisees saw that the disciples of Jesus were plucking heads of grain and eating when going through the grainfields on a Sabbath, they questioned him. In his reply, Jesus asked them about someone in the Old Testament who entered the house of God and ate the showbread which was not lawful for him to eat. Who did Jesus say ate the bread, which was only for priests? David (Matthew 12:3-4) 36. Who is known as the ruler of the demons? Beelzebub (Matthew 12:24) 37. Jesus said, Anyone who speaks a word against the Son of Man, it will be forgiven him; but whoever speaks against __________________________, it will be not be forgiven him. The Holy Spirit (Matthew 12:32) 38. When the scribes and the Pharisees asked Jesus for a sign, Jesus said that no other sign shall be given except the sign of a prophet. Which prophet did Jesus mention as a sign? Prophet Jonah (Matthew 12:39; Jesus said that as Jonah was in the belly of the great fish for three days and three nights, the Son of Man will also be in the heart of the earth for three days and three nights.) 39. Jesus used parables to teach. Some of his parables were that of the mustard seed and the leaven, treasure hidden in a field, merchant seeking beautiful pearls etc. What does Jesus compare the mustard seed, leaven, treasure hidden in a field, and the merchant seeking beautiful pearls? In other words, what is Jesus teaching about in these parables? The kingdom of heaven (Matthew 13:31-46) 40. Who is mentioned as the brother of James, Joses, Simon, and Judas? Jesus (Matthew 13:55) 41. Who was Herods brothers wife for whose sake John the Baptist was put in prison? Herodias (Matthew 14:3) 42. Pleased by the dance of Herodias daughter on Herods birthday, Herod promised to give her whatever she asks. What did she ask for as a reward? She asked, Give me John the Baptists head here on a platter. (Matthew 14:8) 43. How many baskets full of the fragments remained after Jesus fed the five thousand with five loaves and two fish? Twelve (Matthew 14:20) 44. Which disciple jumped out of his boat and walked on water to reach Jesus? Peter (Matthew 14:29)

45. Who said to Jesus, Lord, even the little dogs eat the crumbs which fall from their masters table when she came begging Jesus for healing? A woman of Canaan from the region of Tyre and Sidon (Matthew 15:22) 46. Jesus asked the disciples, Who do you say I am? Who answered this question and what was the answer given? Peter; You are the Christ, the Son of the Living God. (Matthew 16:16) 47. Which disciples were with Jesus when he transfigured on a high mountain? Peter, James and John (Matthew 17:1) 48. Who were the two people whom the disciples saw talking to Jesus during the transfiguration? Moses and Elijah (Matthew 17:3) 49. Who asked Jesus to grant that her sons be seated on his left and right in his kingdom? The mother of Zebedees sons (Matthew 20:20) 50. Which group among the Jews believed that there is no resurrection? Sadducees (Matthew 22:23) 51. When the Pharisees asked Jesus, Teacher, which is the great commandment in the law?, Jesus replied by summarizing the Law and the Prophets in two commandments. What were they? Jesus said, You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, with all your soul, and with all your mind. This is the first and great commandment. And the second is this: You shall love your neighbor as yourself. (Matthew 22:37-39) 52. Jesus said, Woe to you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! For you pay tithe of mint and anise and cumin, and have neglected the weightier matters of the law. What three things did Jesus mention as the weightier matters of the law? Justice, mercy and faith (Matthew 23:23) 53. Who was the priest murdered between the temple and the altar? (Hint: He was the son of Berechiah.) Zechariah (Matthew 23:35) 54. About what city did Jesus say the following: the one who kills the prophets and stones those who are sent to her! How often I wanted to gather your children together, as a hen gathers her chicks under her wings, but you were not willing! Jerusalem (Matthew 23:37)

55. Jesus said, Heaven and earth will pass away, but my _________ will by no means pass away. Words (Matthew 24:35) 56. Who was the high priest during the time of Jesus crucifixion? Caiphas (Matthew 26:3, 57) 57. In whose house in Bethany was Jesus where a woman came with an alabaster flask of very costly fragrant oil and anointed Jesus? Simon the leper (Matthew 26:6) 58. Who among the twelve disciples went to the chief priests and agreed to deliver Jesus to them? Judas Iscariot (Matthew 26:14-15) 59. What did the chief priests give Judas in return for delivering Jesus to them? Thirty pieces of silver (Matthew 26:15) 60. Where did Jesus go with his disciples to pray before he was betrayed? Gethsemane (Matthew 26:36) 61. Which three disciples did Jesus take with him when he went farther to pray? Peter and the two sons of Zebedee (James and John) (Matthew 26:37) 62. How did Judas show Jesus to the chief priests and elders of the people? Judas went up to Jesus and said, Greetings, Rabbi! and kissed him (Matthew 26:49) 63. Who was the Roman governor to whom the chief priests delivered Jesus? Pontius Pilate (Matthew 27:2) 64. The silver pieces that Judas Iscariot threw away were used by the chief priest to buy a potters field to bury strangers. What name was given to this field? Field of Blood (Matthew 27:8) 65. Which Old Testament prophet had spoken regarding the thirty pieces of silver saying, And they took the thirty pieces of silver, the value of Him who was priced, whom they of the children of Israel priced, and gave them for the potters field, as the Lord directed me. Prophet Jeremiah (Matthew 27:9-10) 66. Who was the notorious prisoner that Pilate released following the peoples request, instead of releasing Jesus? Barabbas (Matthew 27:16, 26)

67. What did the soldiers of the governor put on Jesus head when they took him into the Praetorium and mocked him? A crown of thorns (Matthew 27:29) 68. What was the name of the man who helped Jesus carry the cross on the way to Golgotha? Simon of Cyrene (Matthew 27:32) 69. What does the word Golgotha mean? The Place of a Skull (Matthew 27:33) 70. Those who crucified Jesus put up over his head the accusation written against him. What was written there? This is Jesus, the King of the Jews. (Matthew 27:37) 71. What does this phrase mean? Eli, Eli, lema sabachthani? My God, my God, why have you forsaken me? (Matthew 27:46) 72. Whose tomb was Jesus buried in? Joseph of Arimathea (Matthew 27:57) 73. Who did Mary Magdalene see sitting on the stone that was rolled away from the tomb? An angel of the Lord (Matthew 28:2) 74. When Jesus appeared to the women who left the tomb, what did he tell them regarding where he want the disciples to go to meet him? Jesus said to them, Go and tell my brethren to go to Galilee, and there they will see me. (Matthew 28:10) 75. In what is known as the Great Commission, Jesus asked the disciples to go and make disciples of all the nations and to baptize them. In whose name did Jesus ask the disciples to baptize? In the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit (Matthew 28:19)